Appledore Quay

A beautiful village that has a hidden cottage around every corner and a pub at every turn. Such a fantastic place to take a stroll food and a bite to eat.

Appledore Quay

Appledore Quay is a beautiful harbour situated in Bideford, Devon, England

It’s bustling with fishing boats, pleasure craft, and recreational activities for visitors to enjoy

The surrounding area has a distinct maritime atmosphere, with cobblestone streets, bustling pubs, and idyllic views of the River Torridge and Instow

The Appledore Shipbuilders and Maritime Museum provide interesting glimpses into this port’s nautical history

Take a leisurely stroll to nearby Saltram Meadow Nature Reserve and explore the richness of bird species or explore the pretty picnic spots along the banks of the river

Appledore Quay is a beautiful spot to spend a pleasant day outdoors or spend a cozy evening pub hopping and enjoying fresh seafood from the port’s local restaurants


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Appledore Quay Reviews

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Address: The Quay, Appledore, Bideford EX39 1QS, UK

Barry Wild avatarBarry Wild
a week ago
It's been there for over 40 years since my last visit and went back on 5th May 2024 with my wife, who was my girlfriend on my first visit 1982. I intend to go back there in 2025 . Such a nice place
Helen Milne avatarHelen Milne
a month ago
There wasn't much going on, we visited slightly out of season (late March). Plenty of pubs though so would be great on a warmer day. There was an interesting boat graveyard
Alec Snell avatarAlec Snell
2 weeks ago
Beautiful place for a day trip, old world feel to it, lovely cottages on narrow lanes, quaint old pubs with wood beam ceilings, fantastic shops selling craft work local artist, even a ice-cream van on the water front selling locally made ice creams, a real delight.
Covid hoax 2020 avatarCovid hoax 2020
2 months ago
Very nice place along as you like hills .toilets are very good
Martin Whitmore avatarMartin Whitmore
2 months ago
Lovely fishing village with pubs restaurants and beautiful walks.
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The address for Appledore Quay we have is: The Quay, Appledore, Bideford EX39 1QS, UK. Use the map below for a closer view. Do check with your host for a definite location.

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